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'Joseph's son.' Sunday Reflections, 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C

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Elijah and the Widow of Zarephath Bartholomeus Breenbergh [Web Gallery of Art]
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Gospel Luke 4:21-40 (New Revised Standard Version, Anglicised Catholic Edition)
Jesus began to speak in the synagogue: ‘Today this scripture has been fulfilled in your hearing.’ All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his mouth. 
They said, ‘Is not this Joseph’s son?’ He said to them, ‘Doubtless you will quote to me this proverb, “Doctor, cure yourself!” And you will say, “Do here also in your home town the things that we have heard you did at Capernaum.”’ 

And he said, ‘Truly I tell you, no prophet is accepted in the prophet’s home town. But the truth is, there were many widows in Israel in the time of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up for three years and six months, and there was a severe famine over…